GMC Anantnag Organizes One Day conference on Gastric Carcinoma

June 20

Department of Surgery, Government Medical College Anantnag today organised Ist CME titled ‘’
Update on Gastric Carcinomia’’ at Dak Banglow Khanabal. The principal Govt. Medical college
Srinagar Dr. Kaisar Ahmed was chief guest on the occasion while as District Development Anantnag.

Mr. Khalid Jahangir was the guest of honour. The conference among others was attended by
professors, Assistant professors and Docters from GMC Anantnag, SKIMS Srinagar,JVC Bemena,
Govt. Medical College Srinagar besides members of the organiser committee.

Speaking on the occasion the principal GMC Anantnag Prof.(Dr.) Showkat Ahmed Jeelani said that
department of surgery GMC Anantnag and Associated hospitals have organised the conference
aiming on ‘’UPDATE ON GASTRIC CARCINOMA’’ in view of the increase prevalence of Stomach
cancers in the valley particularly in South Kashmir.

He Sought cooperation from experts / professors of SKIMS and GMC Srinagar to overcome on Gastric cancers. He also requested DDC Anantnag for Speedy completion of Administrative block, Lecture halls, Auditorium and other blocks so that GMC Anantnag can be made functional by the end of December 2019.

The DDC Anantnag Mr. Khalid Jahangir who inaugurated the conference in presence of Principal
GMC Srinagar and Organising secretary Prof. Dr. Mumtaz Din Wani welcomed the department of
surgery GMC Anantnag for organising such kind of conference. He Also hailed efforts of principal
GMC Anantnag for his success in obtaining permission and will from the Medical Council of India to
start classes in the GMC Anantnag.

This will ensure to start first batch of training for Doctors. He also said that Professors and Doctors of GMC Anantnag need to conduct massive awareness on change of dilatory pattern in the South Kashmir, which can play a vital role in overcoming the Gastric Cancers.

The Conference in two sessions was also addressed by senior Doctors and Professors of Gastroenterology from GMC Srinagar, SKIMS Srinagar,JVC Bemina,GMC Anantnag and Associated Hospitals of the Valley.